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Padventurous site is going Dormant

As you’ve probably guessed this site is not being actively maintained, so I am formally declaring it dormant. I am not shutting it down but will be using it as a test platform for some of my other work. If … Continue reading

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My iOS8 wish list

1) Fix the home sharing dropouts with iTunes libraries on WiFi 2) Improved system wide Dropbox support e.g. for uploading single photos from camera roll like you can for Twitter, Facebook or Flickr. Currently it’s all or nothing via the … Continue reading

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The new iWork and iLife apps

So at a quick first glance it seems that the new versions of the iOS iLife and iWork apps are not just free with new hardware but are also a free upgrade if you had bought the old versions. For … Continue reading

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Apple Twelve days freebie “bug”

Please open your mouth Mr Gift Horse… So it seems there is a minor problem with Apple’s Twelve Days Of Christmas giveaway. The current giveaway, Toy Story Toons is unavailable in the Australian iTunes Store, either via the app or … Continue reading

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The iPad mini a.k.a. the TravelPad is here

Yes it’s here. Just a short note as I’m still half asleep after following the live events, but it seems a winner to me, if a bit pricy. I am sure they will sell truckloads of these this holiday season. … Continue reading

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Apple Home Server

Dennis Sellers over at Macnews has a small piece about the recurring issue of Apple making a Home Server product. Whilst he doesn’t elaborate on what particular details of such a device would appeal to him, he does point out that … Continue reading

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Cloudbusting Trade Nations Outage

So the Eastern USA storms took out a whole bunch of cloud/web servers, most notably Amazons EC2 Cloud service in North Virginia. Parts of this are coming back on line but at it’s height outages included Netflix, Instagram and Pinterest, but … Continue reading

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